Camping

Our Campgrounds opened on March 24, 2017. 

 

Hilgard's Campsite

Our campground is open from Memorial Day weekend (May 26) to the middle of October, but may be extended depending on the weather.

Camping Fees (does NOT include gate fee):

Primitive (no electric)      $10.00 per day/per tent

Electric                          $20.00 per day/per site
(1 camper and 1 Tent or 2 tents per site)

NOTE:  
      - Maximum of 4 adults and no more than 4             children per electric site.

- Quiet time is 10:00 PM weekdays and 11:00 PM on weekends

- All camp sites must be kept clean and trash must be placed in the dumpster

 


RULES:

- No parking in allowed in the campground except during loading/unloading; all vehicles must park along the fence       line across from the campground.

- No loud and/or offensive music, loud noise, or yelling after quiet hours.

- No guests after 10:00 PM.

- No glass bottles or containers.


AMENITIES:

- There are 16 electric campsites are available.  NOTE:  Four may NOT have pets.

- There is no direct connection for water or sewage.

- Water hydrants available to fill up tanks.

- Dump station available. Ask for current situation of dump station.

- Bathhouse with hot showers.

- Firewood available for $5.00 a bundle.

- Ice available for $3.50 a bag.

ALL PETS MUST BE ON A LEASH AND ARE NOT ALLOWED IN THE SWIMMING BEACH AREA OR IN THE SWIMMING POND.  

To check campsite availability, please see the Calendar tab, hover over the selection "Electric Campsite Availability" on the date you are searching for and a small screen will pop up with site availability.  If there is no selection "Electric Campsite Availability" on the date you are requesting then all sites are available on that date.  NOTE:  The calendar ONLY reflects reserved sites and does NOT reflect walk-ins.  Do not click on the selection "Electric Campsite Availability" as you will receive an error code.  

For a reservation form, click here, complete the form and mail the payment and form to "American Legion, PO Box 124, Belleville, IL  62222."  Reservations MUST be made at least seven (7) days prior to the reservation date.  Checks should be made payable to "American Legion Post 58."  Campsites will only be reserved upon receipt of full payment and a reservation form.  

NOTE:  Holiday weekends require a three (3) night minimum stay and paid in full deposit at the time of the reservation.